News

Accelerating greenhouse gas levels

http://arctic-news.blogspot.com/2019/11/accelerating-greenhouse-gas-levels.htmlThe United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) just released its annual Emissions Gap Report, warning that even if all current unconditional commitments under the Paris Agreement are implemented, temperatures are expected to rise by 3.2°C, bringing […]

Air

IPCC Report Climate Change and Land

http://arctic-news.blogspot.com/2019/08/ipcc-report-climate-change-and-land.htmlThe IPCC has just issued a special report Climate Change and Land, on climate change, desertification, land degradation, sustainable land management, food security, and greenhouse gas fluxes in terrestrial ecosystems. In its new report ‘Climate […]

News

Care for the Ozone Layer

http://arctic-news.blogspot.com/2019/01/care-for-the-ozone-layer.htmlThe stratosphere normally is cold and very dry. Global warming can increase water vapor in the stratosphere in a number of ways. Global warming causes the troposphere to warm and since warmer air holds more water […]

Changing Climate

Dangerous situation in Arctic

http://arctic-news.blogspot.com/2018/11/dangerous-situation-in-arctic.htmlIn the North Pacific, the flow of warmer water is clearly visible (see images right, green circle left). In the North Atlantic, huge amounts of heat are moving into the Arctic Ocean (green circle right). […]